Egypt

May 27, 2004

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Foster Wheeler Ltd. announced Wednesday that its subsidiary Foster Wheeler Energy Limited has been awarded a Program Management Services contract by Saudi Aramco and its partner, Sumitomo Chemical Co.

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Middle Eastern countries are showing growing interest in planting trees to improve water quality and boost food security, FAO said earlier this week.

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The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has airlifted additional shelter supplies and blankets to Darfur in western Sudan.

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3Com, a leading supplier of networking technology, has announced the release of the region’s first resilient stacking gigabit Ethernet switch family equipped with a 10—gigabit expansion slot.

May 24, 2004

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Israel's Mossad intelligence agency has been offering through its new Internet site employment opportunities, including openings for a bus driver and

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Israeli troops killed early Monday a youth and wounded another as they opened fire at houses in Balata Refugee Camp of Nablus City, Palestinian medica

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Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama has sent an official letter to the Sudanese President, Omar Al Bashir, clearing his name of all false allegations against him regarding the rumor that he had insulted Suda

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Egyptian singer Hakim announced that he is busy these days trying to cut deals with a number of international female singers, particularly American pop star Whitney Houston for his upcoming duet

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Lebanese singer Carol Samaha is currently in Cairo to hold work sessions with director Othman Abu Laban, who sent her a special invitation, to discuss singing two songs for his upcoming film “Ahlam Um

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Saudi Arabia was Jordan's largest trade partner in terms of imports during the first quarter of 2004, with 18.7 percent of total imports. The value of Jordan's imports from Saudi Arabia amounted to JD

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The ownership of Menanet Communications SAE (Menanet) has changed hands following the sale of the business by The African Lakes Corporation plc (ALC).

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Comtrust, the e-business solutions provider unit of UAE's Etisalat Monday entered into an alliance with The e World Wide Group with the aim of making Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) applications avai

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The Israel Electric Corporation (IEC) board of directions on Sunday approved the natural gas deal with Egypt, despite harsh criticism from some board members and the Ministry of National Infrastructur

May 23, 2004

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Five Iraqis, including two children, were killed by a mortar blast in the southern port city of Basra, a medic said.

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In a rare instance of its kind Egyptian actor Hisham Abdul Hamid assaulted Egyptian actress Wafa Amer in front of a live audience during the screening of the play “Jawaz ala wraket Talak” (Marriage on